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The city of Independence is located in Hennepin County, and is one of Minnesota’s historic cities that offers all the benefits of rural life and easy access to the Twin Cities metropolis. The city is located on the western edge of the county, and was first organized as a village in 1957. The northeast side of Independence is home to Lake Independence, and residents of Independence homes, townhomes and real estate properties can enjoy easy access to lakefront activities, parks and several recreational sites year round.

Independence has a rich agricultural history and is surrounded by several beautiful horse farms and farming facilities. The western part of Independence is home to the famous Zuhrah Shrine Horse Patrol, and locals and visitors alike can catch a glimpse of buffalo grazing in the lush green pastures here.

Residents of Independence homes, townhomes and real estate properties can enjoy a number of recreational activities and activities throughout the year, including golf at the Pioneer Golf Course, one of the metro area’s best bargain golf destinations, or at the Windsong Farm Golf Club, a private golf facility that has been ranked one of the Minnesota’s top five courses.

Independence is served primarily by County Road 90, north of Highway 12. This road provides easy access to Pioneer Creek Park, a community park that offers a wealth of options for picnicking, nature walking, wildlife viewing and just for relaxing on the weekends. Many Independence homes, townhomes and real estate properties are located around scenic lakes, ponds and nestled within the rolling hills of the city.

Rebecca Park and Baker Park can be accessed directly from the city of Independence, and residents can enjoy a number of activities around the major lakes around the area, including Lake Sarah, Robina Lake, the Lake Rebecca Park Reserve, Katrina Lake and Lake Independence.

Working professionals and students who want to enjoy an easy commute to Minneapolis can find a number of attractive Independence real estate properties to meet their needs. Minneapolis is located less than a 45-minute drive from Independence and is easily accessible from Highway 12 which connects to Interstate 394.

In addition to the abundance of outdoor activities and recreational sites to enjoy around Independence, residents can enjoy a number of modern amenities and conveniences, including access to locally-owned restaurants and taverns, and small stores scattered in Independence and surrounding cities, including Delano, Maple Plain, Medina and Orono. Living in Independence affords a small, community atmosphere and access to some of Minnesota’s most beautiful lakes, parks and recreational areas.

If you’re looking for a quiet, secluded setting to call home and want easy access to the city, consider some of the beautiful Independence real estate properties. Use the Independence MN real estate search tool above to find the best match for your needs. The Independence real estate listing tool will help you find the best property for your budget and tastes, and can also connect you with experienced Independence MN real estate agents who can guide you through the process.

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